| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Hugh Laurie was born in Oxford, England, on this date in 1959. This birthday guy starred in the title role of "House M.D." from 2004-2012, earning six Emmy nominations in the process. He also played the role of Frederick Little in...
| May 31, 2014
| 6:30 AM
To put Hugh Laurie's two albums in the context with which he's most associated, 2011's "Let Them Talk" was like the pilot episode of a television series: With handsomely arranged renditions of standards such as "After You've Gone" and "St. James...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:29 PM
LOS ANGELES - Pat Patterson, a WWE exec and WWE Hall of Fame wrestler, came out publicly as a gay man for the first time in the season finale of WWE reality series "Legends' House."
The emotional admission arrived during dinner while reflecting on...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Playing a TV serial killer can be a confusing job, and James Purefoy knows it firsthand from "The Following." He earned a legion of fans attracted to his focused, controlled madman … and nearly lost them with a singular killing.
"I slaughtered my...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:49 AM
CBS for next fall has lined up Tea Leoni as the U.S. secretary of state, a thriller about stalking and a comedy about sports-crazed Boston family.
The most-watched network will add four dramas and one sitcom to start the season:
| May 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Dominic Scott Kay was born in Los Angeles, Calif., today in 1996. This birthday guy has appeared in such films as "Cousin Sarah," "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" and "Minority Report." He also lent his voice talents to the...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Filmmakers with significant life experience outside the creative arts are becoming ever rarer creatures, but France's Thomas Lilti exploits his original career to the fullest in his fitfully engaging comedy-drama "Hippocrates." A trained doctor who...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Now that the Kim Kardashian/Kanye West wedding extravaganza is behind us, we can look ahead to the George Clooney/Amal Almuddin wedding, scheduled for September. It might be in as notable a location as the Kimye affair, which was split between...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Very few shows could pull off a homage to the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman without seeming exploitative, sensational or culturally carnivorous. Only one could do it in the middle of an episode dealing with a bunch of missing anthrax and Garret...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:15 AM
"House" meets "Homeland" and goes dancing with "Grey's Anatomy" on the new ABC "medical" drama, "Black Box," a show so deeply flawed and absurdly derivative you will wonder if you, like the main character, are experiencing a manic episode.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Jesse Spencer doesn't have far to go to pick up his latest award. The Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards will honor the "Chicago Fire" star with its 2014 Artistic Achievement Award during an April 10 ceremony at the Radisson Blu Aqua...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When "The Mindy Project" premiered on Fox in fall 2012, it was widely hailed as a breakthrough in the diversity of mainstream television. Its star, Mindy Kaling, who plays a romantically challenged obstetrician in a New York hospital, became the first...